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Two French Canadians tackle Chopin’s ‘youth elixir’ concerto

Canada has produced a healthy share of classical music talent over the last few decades, including singers Maureen Forrester, Teresa Stratas, Jon Vickers and Ben Heppner, pianist Glenn Gould and guitarist Leona Boyd. This week, the Pacific Symphony hosts two hugely talented  French Canadians of different generations, rising-star conductor Jean-Marie Zeitouni and celebrated pianist Louis…

From Bach to the Future! Pacific Symphony welcomes organist Monte Maxwell

Hear the mighty, one-of-a-kind William J. Gillespie organ in all its acoustic wonder, when outstanding virtuoso Monte Maxwell performs an eclectic program of organ favorites including something for everyone during Pacific Symphony’s final “Pedals and Pipes” concert this season. The renowned organist—who plays for the U.S. Naval Academy’s Chapel and has performed for diplomats and…

From Bach to the Future! Pacific Symphony welcomes organist Monte Maxwell

Hear the mighty, one-of-a-kind William J. Gillespie organ in all its acoustic wonder, when outstanding virtuoso Monte Maxwell performs an eclectic program of organ favorites including something for everyone during Pacific Symphony’s final “Pedals and Pipes” concert this season. The renowned organist—who plays for the U.S. Naval Academy’s Chapel and has performed for diplomats and…